Current Mass & Funeral Schedule

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Current Mass & Funeral Schedule

 

 

Mass Times

Mass Schedule

Weekend Liturgies:
Saturday Vigil (English): 5:30pm
Saturday Vigil (Spanish): 7:00pm
Sunday Liturgies: 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am & 12:15pm

Weekday Liturgies:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Daily Mass
Wednesday 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
Saturday - 8 a.m. Daily Mass

Christmas Eve - December 24
4 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m. (Spanish), and 10 p.m.

Christmas Day - December 25
9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God - Holy Day of Obligation
6 p.m. - December 31st
8 a.m. & 12:15 p.m. - January 1st

Confessions:
Monday - Friday: 20 minutes before Daily Masses
Saturday: 4:15-5:15pm or by appointment with one of the priests.

Office Hours

Church Office Hours:
7:30am - 4:00pm (Mon. - Fri.)

Parish Office Closed - December 24 - January 1, 2019

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Saint of the Day

St. Lucy: Saint of the Day for Thursday, December 13, 2018

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Our Lady of Guadalupe: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, December 12, 2018

An elder Mexican man makes his way to Mass in the early morning twilight of December 9, 1531. He is a peasant, a simple farmer and laborer, and he ...

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Pope Saint Damasus I: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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News from the Vatican

‘The Earth Must Be Treated With Tenderness,’ Says Pope Francis

Holy Father Sends Message to participants in the Study Day on Water organized by the FAO in Madrid

The post ‘The Earth Must Be Treated With Tenderness,’ Says Pope Francis appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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Pope on Cathedral Shooting: May Hope Not Fail Us in This Time of Trial

'In this moment of grief, the Holy Father invites all to find comfort & strength in Jesus resurrected, praying to God that hope will not grow faint in this hour of trial'

The post Pope on Cathedral Shooting: May Hope Not Fail Us in This Time of Trial appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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‘It Is Essential That Respect for Human Dignity & Rights Inspire & Direct Every Effort,’ Pope Tells Ambassadors

Tells 10 Ambassadors How Church Wishes to Help, Engage in Constructive Dialogue

The post ‘It Is Essential That Respect for Human Dignity & Rights Inspire & Direct Every Effort,’ Pope Tells Ambassadors appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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Catholic News Service

Itinerant papal preacher: Capuchin will lead U.S. bishops' retreat

IMAGE: CNS/Paul HaringBy Cindy WoodenVATICAN CITY (CNS) -- For more than 38 years, Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa has preached to the pope and top officials of the Roman Curia. In early January, he will lead the weeklong retreat of the U.S. bishops.

As they continue to study and discuss ways to respond to the clerical sexual abuse crisis, the bishops will gather for the retreat Jan. 2-8 at Mundelein Seminary near Chicago.

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With a mother's heart, Mary raises up the abandoned, pope says at Mass

IMAGE: CNS photo/Max Rossi, ReutersBy Junno Arocho EstevesVATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Just as she did hundreds of years ago from a small hill in Tepeyac, Mexico, Mary accompanies the downtrodden and the lowly like a mother caring for her children.

Mary "is a woman who walks with the gentleness and tenderness of a mother, she makes her home in family life, she unties one knot after another of the many wrongs we manage to generate, and she teaches us to remain standing in the midst of storms," the pope said in his homily during a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica Dec. 12, the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

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Don't be afraid to ask for things from God in prayer, pope says

IMAGE: CNS photo/Max Rossi, ReutersBy Carol GlatzVATICAN CITY (CNS) -- No one should be afraid to turn to God with prayer, especially in times of great doubt, suffering and need, Pope Francis said.

Jesus does not want people to become numb to life's problems and "extinguish" those things that make them human when they pray, the pope said Dec. 12 during his weekly general audience in the Paul VI audience hall.

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